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SP's Naresh Agarwal stands by 'Rand' remark Oct 26, 1:50 pm
Lucknow, Oct. 26 (ANI): Samajwadi Party leader Naresh Agarwal on Saturday stood by his 'Rand' remark, and asserted that his statement was used as an idiom to throw light on the Bharatiya Janata Party's trends.
New Delhi, Oct. 26 (ANI): National Commission of Women (NCW) chairperson Mamta Sharma on Saturday said the commission would send a notice to Samajwadi Party leader Naresh Agarwal to explain his indecent remark about women.
New Delhi, Aug.26 (ANI): National Commission for Women (NCW) Chairperson Mamta Sharma on Monday said that the incidents of rape can only be curbed if all pending cases are immediately taken up and harsh punishment is meted out to those accused of such heinous crime.
New Delhi, Aug. 23 (ANI): National Commission for Women (NCW) Chairperson Mamta Sharma on Friday described the gang rape of a young photojournalist in Mumbai as extremely unfortunate, especially at a time when the country is yet to get over the horror of the December 16, 2012 rape case.
Swiss girl raped in Datia, NCW hits out at MP Government Mar 16, 12:00 pm
New Delhi, Mar 16 (ANI): National Commission for Women (NCW) chairperson Mamata Sharma on Saturday criticised the Madhya Pradesh Government for not taking adequate steps in the wake of a Swiss woman being raped by seven men in Datia.
Suicide inside Tihar jail points to serious security lapse: NCW Mar 11, 11:03 am
Kota/New Delhi, Mar 11 (ANI): The National Commission for Women (NCW) chairperson Mamta Sharma on Monday demanded a thorough probe by competent authorities to ascertain what pushed Ram Singh, one of the key accused in the December 16 Delhi gang-rape case, to commit suicide in his cell.
Rape horror: NCW for change in mindset of people Feb 7, 12:34 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 7 (ANI): National Commission for Women (NCW) chairperson Mamta Sharma on Thursday lauded Delhi Police for arresting the person accused of raping a foreigner in South Delhi's Hauz Khas area, and said that some awareness programmes should be run so that there is a change in the mindset of the people.
Bhopal, Feb 5 (ANI): Madhya Pradesh Tribal Development Minister Vijay Shah has shown his insensitiveness by saying that protecting girls is responsibility of the parents and not the government.
New Delhi, Feb 4 (ANI): Lauding Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah for coming to the defence of the all-girls rock band from the valley, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday said that those claiming themselves to be liberals are exposing themselves and even their double standards have come to light.
NCW backs J-K's all-girls rock band Feb 4, 11:22 am
Bhopal, Feb. 4 (ANI): Asserting that there should be no difference on the basis of gender, National Commission for Women (NCW) chairperson Mamta Sharma on Monday said there is no need to impose a ban on the all-girls rock band of Kashmir.
NCW advises government to extend time limit for abortion Feb 3, 7:35 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 3 (ANI): The National Commission for Women (NCW) on Sunday advised the Union Health Ministry to push the time limit for abortions from 20 weeks to 24 weeks of pregnancy.
Activists, politicians praise recommendations on women's safety Jan 24, 10:07 am
New Delhi, Jan 24 (ANI): Women rights activists and several Indian leaders, particularly those from the ruling Congress party, praised the recommendations of Justice Jagdish Sharan Verma judicial panel formed to review prevailing Indian laws vis-a-vis sex crimes.
Stringent action needed to curb rape cases: Tirath Jan 21, 4:07 pm
New Delhi, Jan 21 (ANI): Terming the gang-rape incident in Bhatinda in Punjab as "shameful" in which a woman was thrown out of a moving car after being forced upon for two days, Minister for Women and Child Development Krishna Tirath on Monday advocated life imprisonment to death for the perpetrators.
Ex-CJI Balakrishnan avoids commenting on giving capital punishment to gang-rape accused Jan 4, 1:57 pm
New Delhi, Jan 4 (ANI): National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) chairperson Justice K.G. Balakrishnan on Friday refused to comment on whether those accused of the brutal gang-rape of a 23-year-old girl in a moving bus in South Delhi should be given capital punishment, saying it would not be fair to comment on the matter for the chargesheet has been submitted.
Kiran Bedi livid over RSS chief Bhagwat's 'rapes hardly take place in Bharat' remark Jan 4, 12:42 pm
New Delhi, Jan 4 (ANI): Former IPS officer and activist Kiran Bedi on Friday criticised Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat for his controversial remark that rapes hardly take place in 'Bharat', but they occur frequently in 'India'.
NCW wants equal punishment for all rapists Jan 3, 12:58 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 3 (ANI): With a Congress leader held in Assam for allegedly attempting to rape a woman, the chairperson of the National Commission for Women (NCW), Mamta Sharma, today said the person accused of such a heinous crime should get full punishment as per the laws, as sparing a VIP would be an injustice to the common man.
New Delhi, Jan. 3 (ANI): National Commission for Women (NCW) chairperson Mamta Sharma on Thursday said the court should listen to the demand of the parents of the 23-year-old gang rape victim that the lone juvenile among the six accused should not be let off lightly because of his age.
New Delhi, Dec 31 (ANI): National Commission for Women (NCW) chairperson Mamta Sharma on Monday said Rajasthan MLA Banwari Lal Singhal should apologise to the girls over his remark that skirts in schools should be banned.
New Delhi, Dec 29 (ANI): Chairperson of the National Commission for Women (NCW), Mamta Sharma, described the death of the Delhi gang-rape victim as a 'black day' in the history of the country.
Students, activists protest against Delhi rape incident Dec 18, 7:20 pm
New Delhi, Dec. (ANI): Students from various universities and colleges, activists belonging to different organisations and common citizens of Delhi on Tuesday staged protest demonstrations outside the Vasant Vihar Police station here against the horrible gang rape of a 23-year-old woman on a running bus late on Sunday night.
NCW blames Delhi Police for student's rape in moving bus Dec 17, 12:04 pm
Kota/New Delhi, Dec 17 (ANI): National Commission for Women (NCW) chairperson Mamta Sharma on Monday blamed the Delhi Police for failing to make roads of the national capital safe for girls after a 23-year-old student of medicine in Delhi University was allegedly raped in a moving bus.
Kanpur, Nov 6 (ANI): A school in Uttar Pradesh's Kanpur city has made wearing of veils and scarves mandatory, other than banning mobile phones by students, leaving the National Commission on Women fuming over this diktat.
Banerjee blasts Jairam Ramesh for vindictive letter Oct 20, 7:13 pm
Kolkata, Oct.20 (ANI): West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday took Union Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh to task for writing a letter to her in which he claimed that the Central Government was sensitive to the needs of people of her state.
Congress Core Group meets to discuss post-TMC strategy Sep 21, 7:49 pm
New Delhi, Sep 21 (ANI): The Congress Core Group met here on Friday evening ahead of Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh's address to the nation to explain the UPA Government's recent decisions on economic reforms which have triggered widespread political protests across the country.
Lawyers protest against Mamta's remarks in Kolkata Aug 16, 9:21 pm
Kolkata, Aug 16 (ANI): Advocates here took to streets on Thursday against the scathing remarks on judiciary made by chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday.
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